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Matlock Angling Club is based in the Derbyshire Dales & provides its current 300 members with fishing of all types. The Club has waters for both still water & river fishing. Fishing for trout is available & all legal methods may be used & the River Derwent has several good stretches for fly fishing for wild brown trout & grayling & the occasional wild or stocked rainbow trout the Derwent is noted for the extremely good Grayling fishing. In the last 2 years bigger coarse fish are being caught in the river & also the clubs ponds. these include good sized barbel chub brown & rainbow trout. The club has an active match section with regular matches during the year. The angling club is now in its fourth year of its restocking plan for the River Derwent & its ponds this is with help from the environment Agency using fish from their farm at Calverton 1500 Dace & Roach were stocked in the River Derwent at Snitterton & Cawdor which is to be followed by the stocking of further Barbel on these lengths stocking of 3500 fish of 3 to 6 inches took place at Matlock Bath & the fish stocked were Barbel ,Roach & Dace. The pond at Tansley received 450 Tench & 150 Chub & the ponds at Cawdor 450 Tench. The small pond at Cawdor has had 100 Tench & 100 Crucian Carp & 1500 Chub in the Derwent a further stocking of the large pond at Cawdor of 500 Bream & 100 Perch 150 Gudgeon & 150 Bream plus 700 Roach in the River Derwent bringing the total of fish stocked to around 12.500 in the last 3 years. Improvements to the pegs at Cawdor quarry ponds have been completed along with the lanes & car parking this involved the replacement of the old wooden platforms with new platforms to allow easy access & provide better and safer fishing platforms. The club has worked alongside the Environment Agency & English nature to carry out the above work. Pegs have been made on the Snitterton stretch of the River Derwent. For full details of membership see the Subscription page on this website. DONT FORGET TO LET THEM KNOW WHERE YOU FOUND THEM
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